Microsoft detects cyberattacks from Iran-linked hackers

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Microsoft said on Wednesday that it had “detected and worked to stop a series of cyberattacks from the threat actor Phosphorous masquerading as conference organisers to target more than 100 high-profile individuals.”

“Phosphorus, an Iranian actor, has targeted with this scheme potential attendees of the upcoming Munich Security Conference and the Think 20 (T20) Summit in Saudi Arabia,” Microsoft said in a statement.

The Munich Security Conference is the most important gathering on the topic of security for heads of state and other world leaders, and it has been held...


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Microsoft detects cyberattacks from Iran-linked hackers


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